{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} An Outpatient Pain Plan and Emergency Department Pain Pathway for Adults With Sickle Cell Disease - Vol. 38, No. 10

Activity Steps


Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Identify the risks of no treatment, poor treatment, delayed treatment, and undertreatment of acute vaso-occlusive pain on the quality of care for adults with sickle cell disease (SCD).
  2. Describe the disparities in adequate opioid pain care for adults with SCD pain crisis.
  3. Explain standardized procedures for chronic and acute pain management care for adults with SCD in outpatient settings and emergency departments.
Price: $49.00


  • ACCME 1.5 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: TPM0523
Published: May 2023
Expires: 4/30/2025
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Stephanie Harris Mercado, DMSc, MBA, PA-C
Categories: Pain Management